Northern White Beans Recipe

Step 1

In a medium saucepan place the olive oil and heat it on medium high until it is hot. Add the onions and saute them for 2 to 3 minutes, or until they are tender. Add the pancetta, bratwurst, and chicken. Saute the ingredients for 5 minutes. Add the soaked beans, tomatoes, chicken stock, bay leaves, and thyme. Simmer the beans for 1-1/2 hours, or until they are tender. Add the salt and the pepper, and stir them in. Remove the bay leaves and strain off the liquid (reserve it for a future use).

Things You'll Need

  • 1/4c Extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2c Onion; diced
  • 1/4lb Pancetta; diced
  • 1 Bratwurst; diced
  • 1 Chicken leg; boned,
  • - skin removed, and diced
  • 3/4c Dried Northern White Beans,
  • - soaked in water overnight
  • - and drained.
  • 1lg Tomato; peeled, seeded,
  • - and diced
  • 2c Chicken stock
  • 2 Bay leaves
  • 1/2bn Thyme; chopped
  • Salt and pepper (to taste)

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